rsshardware IDC RSS alerts Cisco Live 2024: signos concretos de la estrategia en acción en América Latina IDC Link Wed, 17 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Diego Anesini Japan IT Infrastructure Forecast, 2024–2028 <P>This IDC research report provides market forecasts across the Japan IT infrastructure-related hardware, software, and service markets. Specifically, the scope of coverage includes enterprise infrastructure (servers and enterprise storage systems), Ethernet switches for datacenters, system infrastructure software, IT infrastructure services, WAN services for public cloud connectivity, and public cloud services (IaaS). It also provides market forecasts by product category, deployment model, and buyer type for hardware (enterprise infrastructure and datacenter Ethernet switches).</P><P>Yukihisa Hode, research manager, Infrastructure and Devices, IDC Japan, analyzes the situation as follows, "There are growing expectations that the promotion of digital transformation and the expansion of digital business initiatives through the use of AI will become the driving force behind future economic growth. In response to this, we predict that the Japan IT infrastructure market will continue to grow steadily, centered on the public cloud (IaaS [infrastructure as a service]). IT suppliers should quickly develop IT infrastructure strategies for AI workloads that are compatible with multicloud environments, including private environments, and support their customers' IT infrastructure transformation through both the modernization of legacy systems and transformation to digital business."</P><P>This is the English translation of the Japanese document IDC #<B><A href="/getdoc.jsp?containerId=JPJ50703824">JPJ50703824</A></B>. </P> Market Forecast Wed, 17 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Yukihisa Hode, Kenichi Kusano, Shinichi Kimura, Satoshi Matsumoto, Mimei Ito How Are Approaches to Virtual Workplace Content Management Progressing in Europe? <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights an extract from IDC's <I>European Imaging, Printing, and Document Solutions (IPDS) Survey</I>, conducted in May 2024 among 2,009 respondents from France, Germany, the U.K., Italy, Spain, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, and Sweden), Czechia, and Poland. </P><P>This survey covered topics such as print hardware and print services provider selection criteria, adopted and preferred contract types, print volume drivers and inhibitors, attitudes to ink-tank printers, recycling/remanufacturing/refurbishing, scanning, content management, esignature, print security, cloud-based device/print management, remote assistance, and augmented reality. </P><P>Survey analyses are available by region, company size, industry, types of decision-maker and types of print contract. For further information, please contact your IDC Account Manager.</P> IDC Survey Spotlight Tue, 16 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Sharon McNee IFS Acquires EmpowerMX: The Moment of Service Continues to Expand <P>This IDC Link highlights the recent news that IFS acquired EmpowerMX, a maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) technology vendor. The acquisition extends IFS' capabilities in MRO and broadens its domain expertise in the aerospace, aviation, and defense industry.</P> IDC Link Tue, 16 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Aly Pinder Japan Sustainability and ESG Services Forecast, 2024–2028 <P>This IDC Market Forecast analyzes the overview and trends of the Japan sustainability and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) services market, which is an extract of IT services from the services market defined by IDC, and summarizes the results by service segment (business strategy, operations/business model, finance/accounting, human capital management, GRC, and communication). In addition, we examine the market situation in 2023 and forecast the market size (based on spending) and year-over-year (YoY) growth rate from 2023 to 2028. In 2023, this market achieved double-digit growth, driven primarily by business consulting and IT consulting, supporting a wide range of projects, from local efforts to measure greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to cross-industry efforts involving the entire supply chain. However, there are still areas in which the requirements for sustainability/ESG technology support are not clearly defined, and many organizations are still searching for effective technology solutions.</P><P>"The sustainability and ESG field is moving from its infancy to a growth stage, with a wide variety of business opportunities expanding. There are currently no service vendors that can establish a solid position in supporting sustainability and ESG through technology, but service vendors that offer services that transcend industry segments will lead Japan's IT industry in the future," said Gentaro Yuki, research manager, Verticals and Cross Technologies, IDC Japan.</P><P>This is the English translation of the IDC #<B><A href="/getdoc.jsp?containerId=JPJ51317524">JPJ51317524</A></B>.</P> Market Forecast Tue, 16 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Gentaro Yuki Market Analysis Perspective: Worldwide Solid State Storage Technologies, 2024 <P>This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) provides insight into the worldwide solid state drive (SSD) market. Different sections of this presentation were presented to Worldwide Storage Mechanisms: Solid State Storage Technologies clients throughout various dates in 2024. This MAP is designed to give clients the opportunity to discuss key issues impacting the current SSD market as well as discuss trends affecting the future market direction and worldwide SSD demand.</P> Market Analysis Perspective Tue, 16 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Jeff Janukowicz Worldwide Wearable Computing Device Forecast Update, 2024–2028: CY 3Q24 <P>This IDC study presents a forecast for the worldwide wearable computing device market for 2024–2028.</P><P>"The worldwide wearables market is on track for slow but steady growth in the years ahead as it slowly reaches maturity," says Ramon T. Llamas, research director for IDC's Wearables team. "The market's two most popular products — earwear and smartwatches — are set for single-digit growth in the years ahead. Meanwhile, emerging products like glasses and rings — both building from small volumes in 2023 and 2024 — are set to grow at much faster rates. These will give consumers more choice and experiences to look forward to."</P> Market Forecast Tue, 16 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Ramon T. Llamas Wide Format Eco-Solvent: Resiliency Through Versatility and Value <P>This IDC Market Perspective looks at some of the trends and dynamics in the large format eco-solvent inkjet printer market. The recent announcement that Roland DG wants to go private leads to a bigger analysis of the large format eco-solvent inkjet printer market.</P><P>"The market forces are acting upon the large format eco-solvent inkjet market. Demand for more speed, quality, sustainability, and regulation are all driving change. Nevertheless, shipments in the large format eco-solvent inkjet segment have been stable or even grown in some regions as the major manufacturers in the segment have done very well to build more and more value into their large format eco-solvent inkjet printers," said Tim Greene, research director, Hardcopy Solutions at IDC. </P> Market Perspective Mon, 15 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Tim Greene Worldwide Smartphone Market Grew 6.5% in the Second Quarter of 2024 as Momentum Continues to Build, According to IDC Tracker Global smartphone shipments increased 6.5% year over year to 285.4 million units in Q2 2024, according to preliminary data from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. Tracker Press Release Sun, 14 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT HPE and HPE Financial Services in the AI Era, where as-a-Service and Circular Economy Strategies Drive Revenue IDC Link Fri, 12 Jul 2024 04:00:00 GMT Lara Greden